Vitamin-K Sources and Deficiency Signs

Dr. Ram Bdr Bohara
Dr. Ram Bdr Bohara

Vitamin-K is an anti-hemorrhagic or coagulation Vitamin. It assists in the formation of prothrombin by the liver and further normal coagulation of the blood. The absence of deficiency of vitamin-K leads to the development of hemorrhagic manifestation. Anti-Hemorrhagic factor-essential for the formation of prothrombin of blood. Hence essential for blood clotting.

Sources

Vegetable source are rich such as cabbage, spinach alfalfa, tomato, Soya Been etc.

Deficiency Signs

Defects blood coagulation and hemorrhage.

Dose and Administration

Each capsule of Revital H contains 9 essential minerals namely – Zinc, Iron, Copper, Iodine, Calcium, Phosphorous, Potassium, Magnesium, and Manganese.

1 Capsule daily Severe conditions 2 Capsule daily (do not use for children below 12-18 weeks 12 years)

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* Dr. Ram Bahadur Bohara is the Chairman of the of Nepal Alternative Medical Development Council, Advisor of Science Infotech and Health Columnist of Nepalpatra . 

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